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Abbott Laboratories


The healthcare company manufactures medical devices, diagnostic tools, branded generic pharmaceuticals, and nutritional products like Ensure.

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Miles D. White

CEO Title

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer


Health Care


Medical Products and Equipment

HQ Location

Abbott Park, Ill.

Years on Fortune 500 List




Acquired Alere (2016 rank: 835), Oct. 3, 2017.
Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$27,39031.3%
Profits ($M)$477.0-65.9%
Assets ($M)$76,250
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$30,897
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$104,640
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues1.7%
Profits as % of Assets0.6%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity1.5%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)0.27
EPS % Change (from 2016)-71.3%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-40.8%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-19.3%
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2017)51.9%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)15.2%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)10.8%
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